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Magic

Today was magical. There’s really no other word for it. Thanks to the generosity of Chris Mominey — former superintendent of Catholic schools in the Diocese of Syracuse and currently the secretary of Catholic education for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia — I was able to attend Pope Francis’ speech at…




Moments at the World Meeting of Families

Hello from Philadelphia, and from these Solar Popes! Great pope swag to be found here in the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection these days. The World Meeting of Families closed today, ending the first leg of this pilgrimage for us here from the Sun, the Office of Communications, and…


What’s Pope Francis’ schedule for Sept. 26?

On Sept. 25, Pope Francis visited the United Nations, offering remarks that called on the body to recognize and protect the dignity of all people and creation. He gathered an interreligious meeting at  9/11 Memorial & Museum at Ground Zero, where he spoke of the helplessness felt in the face of tragedy, as…



Pope goes back to school, meets students, community in Harlem

By David Agren, Catholic News Service NEW YORK (CNS) — Pope Francis encouraged an audience of Catholic school students and immigrants to live with joy and dare to dream. He also highlighted the immigrant experience — in a way children could understand, comparing it to seeking acceptance and making friends…